Safely Covering Political Rallies - Webinar 17 June 2020
U.S political rallies have become hostile environments for journalists, especially for women & journalists of colour. Given this new reality, RPS Partnership is partnering with the IWMF along with Oklahoma SPJ to offer a training webinar, on Safely Covering Political Rallies today
The training will cover risk assessment, planning, mitigating intimidation/harassment and reacting to violent escalations, amongst other important subjects.
The webinar will be led by Jean-François Belzil, IWMF's security director, who has supported the safety of journalists all over the world, in high-risk areas in Latin America and Africa. cath mossom is RPS Partnership’s Head of Training and a security and risk management consultant who has trained international and national staff both in the UK and overseas. She brings over 26 years of experience and has worked in Africa, the Middle East and South America, providing training, on the ground support and advice for a broad range of organizations including international NGOs and international media corporations in hostile environments.
Join us tonight 1800 UK time or 12 Central time